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This postcard features a color illustration of Brown's Corner in Jackson, Mississippi, with the Brown's Drug Store building prominently featured on the West Capitol Street corner. A large group of people are depicted as standing on the sidewalk in from the three story building. Red and white striped awnings are depicted on the far end of the building. The title of the card is printed in the upper left of the image. The back of the postmark is addressed to Mr. J. G. Herrington in Crystal Springs, Mississippi. The card is postmarked Terry, July 1, 1911 and C. E. Wheelock & Co., Importers, Peoria, Illinois is printed over the stamp area. An inscription is written on the left half of the card. [see transcription field]
Dear Brother, Why don't you come up to see me sometime. I know you could at least write. M. R. has been leaving Chille. Annie has gone back to Charleston. Willie will be home tomorrow. Wish you could be with us. Write soon to us. Jay [sic]
W. N. Brown, Co.
Postcards: Commercial Buildings
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, Box 3: Mississippi Capitol Region
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Brown's Corner, Jackson, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University